PBKS vs. CSK Dream11: It’s the battle between kings as the Punjab Kings face off against the Chennai Super Kings. The two teams have played one game each so far and this game mirrored the team’s woes from the previous year. Although PBKS won their first game, their bowling performance gives them a headache. Chennai, on the other hand, needed a better finish by their batsmen and at bowling they looked clueless. So it will be interesting to see if Chennai has found answers to their pressing problems.
PBKS vs CSK Today Match Prediction Dream11 Team
Fixation: Match 8. Punjab Kings vs Chennai Super Kings
When: April 16, 7:30 am IST
Location: Wankhede Stadium Mumbai
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PBKS vs CSK playing 11
Punjab Kings playing 11 (probably)
Punjab Kings Team News:
Play in combination: The duo of KL Rajul and M Agarwal will open the sleeves while the likes of C Gayle and N Pooran will form the middle order. R Meredith, M Shami and A Singh will be the main stimulators.
PBKS playing 11:
KL Rahul was exceptional in the first game. He scored a brilliant 91 runs on 50 balls with 7 fours and 5 sixes. Expect him to use Mumbai’s flat terrain and score more points. He is an IPL 45.63 average and has scored 2 hundreds and 22 fifties in 82 IPL games.
D Hooda was Punjab’s surprise package in the last game. He exploded 64 runs from 28 balls with 4 fours and 2 sixes. He has 1782 runs in 100 T20 innings at an average of 22.84 and has a strike rate of 137.6.
Chennai Super Kings playing 11 (probably)
Chennai Super Kings Team News:
Lungi Ngidi and Jason Behrendorff are unavailable due to quarantine rules.
Game combination: R Gaikwad and F du Plessis will open the heats with S Raina and A Rayadu in intermediate order. MS Dhoni will be the finisher while S Thakur and D Chahar will lead the bowling arsenal with D Bravo.
CSK playing 11 (probably)
Faf du Plessis
S Curran is an impact player and CSK can use him to make the most of his versatile abilities. He scored a quick 34-run stroke on just 15 balls in the previous game with 4 fours and 2 sixes. He may have a big role to play on the Mumbai wicket in the early stages as conditions help change.
S Raina made a big statement in the last game by scoring 54 points on 36 balls with 3 fours and 4 sixes. He has a stunning IPL record and completed 5,422 runs in 194 games. He has an average of 33.46 and scored 1 cent 39 fifty.
Who will win today game: PBKS vs CSK Dream 11 Prediction
In PBKS vs CSK, today’s Dream11 match prediction, Chennai looks to have some good firepower, but Punjab have better batsmen who can score big. And that gives them an advantage. So PBKS is going to win this game.
Dream11 team prediction
Wicket keepers: KL Rahul, N Pooran
Beaters:: C Gayle, D Hooda, S Raina, A Rayudu, F du Plessis
All in one: S Curran,
Bowlers: J Richardson, A Singh, D Bravo,
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